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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Midlothian
Town
Balerno
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8830
Current location

On the roundabout junction
Balerno Parish Church
Junction
Balerno
Midlothian
Lothian
EH14 7DZ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 16235 66512
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Wall mounted brass plaque with raised lettering in black
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND THOSE CONNECTED WITH CONGREGATION WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD WAR (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ballantyne, John
Ballantyne, William
Butler, William
Fairbairn, James Garnet
Gifford, James
Gillow, Robert
Johnstone, Oliver Frederick
Mcinstosh, William
Philip, William
Shankie, Robert Brash
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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